[Volunteers] Mention LISA at SVLUG meeting?

Bill Kendrick nbs at sonic.net
Mon Oct 3 14:08:38 PDT 2005


On Mon, Oct 03, 2005 at 02:03:47PM -0700, Lionel Garth Jones wrote:
> Hi Bill:
> 
> I'm back again to promote another conference: we're holding our LISA  
> (Large Installation System Administration) conference in San Diego  
> this year: December 4-9.  Can you mention the conference at the meeting?

Hi Lionel...?  Peter? :^)

Unfortunately, I don't think I'll be making this month's SVLUG,
but I'm Cc'ing my reply to the SVLUG 'volunteers' list, so hopefully
someone there (Paul? Bill?) notices, and can take care of this for you.

Thanks and good luck!

-bill!


> 
> See the online conference announcement below, Also, there are gif  
> buttons and a pdf flyer for the conference at:
> 
> http://www.usenix.org/events/lisa05/promote.html
> 
> If you'd be willing to post about it too that'd be great.
> 
> Or let me know if I'm being harassing.
> 
> Thanks for any help, -Peter
> 
> Peter Mui
> USENIX Association
> 2560 9th Street STE 215
> Berkeley, CA 94710
> 510 528 8649 ext. 28
> pmui at usenix.org
> 
> 
> (cut here)
> ===================================================
> Join us in San Diego for the 19th Large Installation System
> Administration Conference (LISA'05) at http://www.usenix.org/lisa05/ 
> progm
> 
> The one conference to attend! For close to two decades LISA
> has been the annual convergence point for the global system and network
> administration community. This year's LISA continues that tradition of
> innovation with tools and techniques essential to your professional and
> technical development.
> 
> NEW! 30 new tutorials, part of a full week's worth of great training
> NEW! "Solve My Problem" boards get your questions answered
> NEW! Hit the Ground Running tracks: 15-minute talks on how to
>                   get started on a particular topic
> 
> TRAINING: Learn from the pros: 6 days and close to 60 tutorials,  
> including:
>     * Curtis Preston: Backup on a Budget
>     * Dan Bailey: 802.11 Wireless Network Penetration Testing
>     * Richard Bejtlich: Network Security Monitoring with Open Source  
> Tools
>     * Jacob Farmer: Disk-to-Disk Backup
>     * Evan Marcus: Disaster Planning and Recovery
>     * Mike Ciaverella and Lee Damon The Seven Habits of the Highly  
> Effective Sys Admin
> 
> KEYNOTE: Qi Lu, Yahoo!'s Vice President of Engineering: "Scaling Search
>          Beyond the Public Web"
> 
> TECH SESSIONS: 3 days of technical sessions with top-notch refereed
> papers, informative invited talks and panels:
>     * Matt Blaze: "Picking Locks with Cryptology"
>     * Kevin Bankston: "How Sysadmins Can Protect Free Speech and
>       Privacy on the Electronic Frontier"
>     * Dan Kaminsky: "Network Black Ops: Extracting Unexpected
>       Functionality from Existing Networks"
>     * Andrew Cowie: "Modern Trends in UNIX and Linux Infrastructure
>       Management"
>     * Terry Slattery: "Silly Network Management Tricks"
> 
> GURU SESSIONS: Bring your perplexing technical questions to experts at
> LISA's unique Guru Is In sessions.
> 
> EXHIBITS: Explore the latest commercial innovations at the Vendor  
> Exhibition.
> 
> LISA is the premier forum for presenting new research in system
> administration. We selected papers showcasing state-of-the-art work on
> topics including spam/email, intrusion and vulnerability detection,
> security, system integrity, and more.  Sign up now for early  
> registration
> discounts.
> 
> ------------------------------------------------------------------------
> WHAT:   LISA '05: the 19th(!) Large Installation System  
> Administration Conference
> WHEN:   December 4-9, 2005
> WHERE:  San Diego, CA, Town & Country Resort Hotel
> WHO:    System Administrators, Network Administrators, CIOs, CTOs,
>         Researchers, Tool Providers, Support and Help Desk  
> personnel, etc.
> WHY:    To get to and stay on the cutting edge of system administration
> HOW:    Sign up NOW at http://www.usenix.org/lisa05/progm
> ------------------------------------------------------------------------
> 
> 
> Begin forwarded message:
> 
> >From: Bill Kendrick <nbs at sonic.net>
> >Date: October 3, 2005 12:17:13 AM PDT
> >To: svlug-announce at lists.svlug.org
> >Subject: [svlug-announce] SVLUG Oct 5th meeting: "Server  
> >Configuration Management Software for Linux"
> >
> >
> >
> >The Silicon Valley Linux Users Group (SVLUG) meets this week in  
> >Mountain View:
> >
> >WHEN:
> >
> >  Wednesday, October 5, 2005
> >  7pm-9pm
> >
> >
> >MAIN PRESENTATION:
> >
> >  TOPIC:
> >    Server Configuration Management Software for Linux
> >
> >  SPEAKER:
> >    Mike Nakamura, BladeLogic
> >
> >  BACKGROUND:
> >    Mike's presentation will focus on provisioning, change,
> >    administration and compliance of Linux servers.
> >
> >  ABOUT THE SPEAKER:
> >    Mike Nakamura is employee number 4 at BladeLogic and the most
> >    senior technical resource on its staff.
> >
> >
> >NIFTY OF THE MONTH:
> >
> >  This month's "Nifty" topic will be announced at the meeting.
> >
> >
> >LOCATION:
> >
> >  Symantec  (formerly Veritas Software Corp.)
> >  VCAFE Facility
> >  350 Ellis Street  (near E. Middlefield Road)
> >  Mountain View, CA 94043
> >
> >  Directions on how to get there are listed at:
> >
> >    http://www.svlug.org/directions/veritas.shtml
> >
> >  We've tried our very best for these directions to be accurate.
> >  If you have any improvements to make, please let SVLUG's  
> >volunteers know!
> >  webmaster {at} svlug -dot- org
> >
> >
> >POST-MEETING GATHERING:
> >
> >  If you just can't get enough, a smaller group usually goes to a  
> >local
> >  restaurant/diner after the meeting.  We'll announce the restaurant
> >  selection at the meeting.
> >
> >
> >We look forward to seeing you there!
> >
> >-- 
> >Bill Kendrick
> >Speaker Coordinator
> >Silicon Valley Linux Users Group
> >http://www.svlug.org/
> >
> >
> >_______________________________________________
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> >svlug-announce at lists.svlug.org
> >http://lists.svlug.org/lists/listinfo/svlug-announce
> >
> 

-- 
-bill!
bill at newbreedsoftware.com
http://www.newbreedsoftware.com/




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